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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #645 on: November 09, 2015, 02:12:28 PM »
FYI, The TN flights often open up 48-72 hrs before in J

If that's the case, it's not true for this week, for example:


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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #646 on: November 09, 2015, 02:14:48 PM »
Anyone ever overnight in PPT? Where did you stay?

Top 2 options as I see it are the IHG Tahiti (7 min ride from airport) and the LM Tahiti (16 min from airport).
I did IHG PPT

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #647 on: November 09, 2015, 02:18:21 PM »
I did IHG PPT

That's what I'm leaning towards. Happy with the choice?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #648 on: November 09, 2015, 02:18:56 PM »
That's what I'm leaning towards. Happy with the choice?
Yes, beautiful property

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #649 on: November 09, 2015, 02:28:21 PM »
If that's the case, it's not true for this week, for example:


Could be. But in my experience I have seen it happen several times

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #650 on: November 17, 2015, 12:35:35 AM »
Could be. But in my experience I have seen it happen several times

So if you booked Econ with AA miles, would they let you upgrade to J 24-48 hours before if it opens for the diff in miles or is that only for AA flights?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #651 on: November 17, 2015, 12:42:34 AM »
That works.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #652 on: November 17, 2015, 06:05:01 AM »
Thalasso - Dec 10,12,13,14 are open right now if anyone can make a quick trip!

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #653 on: November 21, 2015, 07:41:46 PM »
Anyone want the IC Thalasso from 01/28-02/03?


Interested

OWB at LM BOB for 16K SPG+$270

Is there a way to see avail online for this or need to call?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #654 on: November 21, 2015, 08:05:59 PM »
Putpac
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #655 on: November 21, 2015, 08:28:54 PM »
Putpac

Will do.

Are all room there OWB?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #656 on: November 21, 2015, 08:29:44 PM »
Don't believe so.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #657 on: November 21, 2015, 09:38:34 PM »
Don't believe so.

Called and agent claimed only room available for C&P is for 30K + $600 per night (checked as far as July 2016)

Does that mean there are simply no rooms available at 16K + $270, HUCA'd but same answer


Also, does anyone know if Hilton weekend nights from Citi CC would book into the OWB or still need an upgrade?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #658 on: November 21, 2015, 10:30:22 PM »
Weird. Guess could be all out of availability. Definitely had that booked.

You're looking at LM BOB?
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